Nottingham Forest - Slade - Happy Forest Got Promotion
UK time is: 20:56:51
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Slade - Happy Forest Got Promotion

It's just about 12 months since Yeovil boss Russell Slade masterminded the most painful night in the history of Nottingham Forest. But Slade who is a self confessed Red, says he's delighted to see us gain promotion this time round.

Speaking to the Somerset County Gazette Slade said. 'I'm thrilled for the locals and my family from Nottingham and the football club for them to get back into the Championship.' Fine words considering his side had just lost the game 3-2.

It also seems that he was impressed by the atmosphere that was generated by the 28,000 crowd on a day of high drama and emotion. 'I've lost a football match, but it is a wonderful day for football. That's because the atmosphere was fantastic. It's like how the City Ground used to be when I remember it.'

I wouldn't say this was revenge for that night in the Play Offs, but it was ironic that it was Yeovil that were the team we had to beat. Fair play to Slade for his praise of us, he didn't have to say it, did he?






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 9 2008

Time: 7:08PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Thank you & good luck for next season
Old Big 'Ed
Report Abuse
10/05/2008 07:43:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

No Pressure To Sell (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Forest 1-1 Swansea - Friendly (Sunday July 26 2015)

Season-Long Hamer Loan (Sunday July 26 2015)

Tesche's Heart Is At Forest (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Friendly - Doncaster 1-1 Forest (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Darius Has Left The Building? (Monday July 20 2015)

Patience Is A Virtue (Monday July 20 2015)

Friendly - Stevenage 0-3 Forest (Sunday July 19 2015)

Archived Nottingham Forest Articles

List All Vital Forest Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. PVH 403
2. Calvin Plummer 316
3. Jimmy Gordon 316
4. orbitalforest 301
5. MrsBrownsBoys 287
6. Pope John XXIII 273
7. the jock 267
8. da fuq 179
9. LyttleByLyttle 170
10. Johnny Met Jesus 103

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Huddersfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

LUFC Released keeper set to sign short-term deal
Leeds Utd : 29/07/2015 20:49:01
Friendly - Cardiff 2-1 Watford
Cardiff : 29/07/2015 20:40:00
LUFC Work permit problems for released Leeds midfielder
Leeds Utd : 29/07/2015 20:36:01
Villa Defender To Replace Shackell?
Burnley : 29/07/2015 20:23:01
Season Preview- Hull
Reading : 29/07/2015 20:21:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Darlow 0%
Kane 2%
Hobbs 2%
Lascelles 10%
Mancienne 2%
Lansbury 4%
Gardner 12%
Vaughan 4%
Burke 2%
Blackstock 20%
Antonio 4%
Sub - Akpom 4%
Sub - Paterson 6%
Sub - Osborn 28%